The Turn of the Key — Ruth Ware

The Turn of the Key — Ruth Ware

Read Date: September 17, 2019Rating: 4/5Format: Print Book -- Book of the Month Edition When Perfect Nanny Rowan Caine stumbles upon a residential position caring for four girls with an outrageously generous salary, she is *very* interested. She knows that this family has gone through four nannies in a very short amount of time, but [...]

Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Things to Eat and Drink

Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Things to Eat and Drink

This is my first Top Ten Tuesday post, and I think it's VERY fitting that it should be favorite things to eat and drink while reading, because, like most bookworms, I am a *total* snacker! Additionally, as I've mentioned in other posts, I am almost always working, rehearsing something, or travelling between those two things, [...]

A Guide To Spooky Season

A Guide To Spooky Season

Hello, all! Are you looking for the perfect pick to get you into sweater and cider season? Do you prefer chilling, suspenseful reads to outright horror and gore? Are you gearing up for Halloween but also don't want to have to sleep with your light on? Then this post is for you! What to read [...]

20 Questions Book Tag!

20 Questions Book Tag!

I stumbled upon this 20 Questions Book Tag through Sara at The Bibliophagist and figured I'd give it a whirl myself, so away we go! 1. How many books are too many in a series? Hmm... I tend to prefer a neatly packaged trilogy, but I'll say I could go up to five books in [...]

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society — Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society — Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

Date Read: September 4, 2019Rating: 3.5/5Format: Audiobook/E-book Author and journalist Juliet Ashton has just returned from a book tour of her largely successful Izzy Bickerstaff Goes to War when she receives a letter from one Dawsey Adams with a request, which turns into correspondence, which turns into correspondence between Juliet and almost the entirety of [...]

Mrs. Everything — Jennifer Weiner

Mrs. Everything — Jennifer Weiner

Read Date: September 1, 2019Rating: 2/5Format: Audiobook Buckle up, everyone. I really did not like this book. The story of Bethy and Jo Kaufmann from their youth in the 1940s up to present day, Mrs. Everything is LGBTQ+ feminist fiction for people who have no interest in LGBTQ+ feminist fiction. This book is laden with [...]